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Date: Aug 13, 2017

Company: E. & J. Gallo

SUMMARY

Under general supervision participates in the monitoring of and in the accurate collection of vineyard performance data ensuring that the company’s level of product quality and operational performance is being met. 

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Participates in monitoring and collecting data such as pressure bomb readings, pest checks, vine water status, vine health, canopy conditions, petioles and soil conditions.
  • Collects labor and equipment operations performance data.
  • Participates in monitoring research and production block vines.
  • Collects soil samples; performs fruit sugar sampling and testing prior to and during harvest.
  • Performs vineyard scouting.
  • Collaborates with ranch technicians and ranch leaders to accomplish respective assignments.
  • Participates in maintaining a safe work environment.
  • Ensures that day-to-day actions and decisions taken are consistent with all quality standards.
  • Participates in the training and coaching of vineyard associates.
  • Maintains satisfactory attendance, to include timeliness.
  • Responsible for understanding and complying with applicable quality, environmental and safety regulatory consideration.
  • This job description reflects management's assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

N/A

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Gallo does not sponsor for employment based visas for this position now or in the future.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or GED from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum 18 years of age.
  • Required to work any shift and work overtime when required.
  • Required to lift up to 80 lbs.  
  • Skilled in reading, writing and speaking the English language.
  • Valid driver’s license and successful completion of background check. Required to obtain a California driver’s license or appropriate state driver’s license within 30 days of hire.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Prior grape harvest experience to include scouting vineyards, collecting vineyard/soil samples or collecting vineyard data.
  • Participation in college level courses. 
  • Knowledge of Agronomy.
  • Knowledge of cultural techniques for wine grape growing including: leafing, shoot positioning, suckering, pruning and harvest.
  • Proficient in reading, writing and speaking the Spanish language.                     
  • Skilled in undertaking results oriented tasks.
  • Knowledge of basic farm equipment operations and management practices.     
  • Skilled in the use of MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook and MS Access at a basic level.
  • Skilled in the use of Agcode software program.
  • Experience with pest monitoring.                        
  • Experience preparing routine written business reports and communications.                 
  • Experience working independently with a level of integrity and initiative.
  • Experience collaborating and working with others effectively.
  • Experience with problem solving.
  • Skilled in time management and planning.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to stand and walk.  The employee is occasionally required to sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and taste or smell.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions.  The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and risk of electrical shock.  The employee is exposed to wet and humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals.  The employee may also occasionally be exposed to extreme cold and high precarious places.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Requisition ID: 41543 

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Nearest Major Market: Santa Rosa
Nearest Secondary Market: Petaluma

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